The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 52 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs citing TDD 15 54 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.70% 8.13% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 9.93% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 50 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £59,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 544 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.59% 81.93% 82.55%
Number of salaries quoted 408 463 522
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 11 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Yeovil -5 2 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Street -7 2 £55,000 -31.25%
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 49 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (62.26%) Java
3 25 (47.17%) Scrum
4 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
5 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
6 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
7 20 (37.74%) HTML
7 20 (37.74%) CSS
7 20 (37.74%) XML
8 19 (35.85%) Mathematics
8 19 (35.85%) BDD
9 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
9 18 (33.96%) Node.js
9 18 (33.96%) Ruby
9 18 (33.96%) MySQL
10 17 (32.08%) PHP
11 16 (30.19%) C#
11 16 (30.19%) OO
12 14 (26.42%) Web Services
12 14 (26.42%) SQL
13 13 (24.53%) SOAP
14 12 (22.64%) .NET
14 12 (22.64%) MVC
14 12 (22.64%) CFML
15 11 (20.75%) Python
15 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
15 11 (20.75%) RESTful
16 10 (18.87%) Retail
16 10 (18.87%) Spring
17 9 (16.98%) Pair Programming

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (33.96%) Node.js
2 9 (16.98%) ColdFusion
3 3 (5.66%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) nginx
4 2 (3.77%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (33.96%) MySQL
2 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Subversion
3 7 (13.21%) JUnit
4 6 (11.32%) Ant
4 6 (11.32%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Hudson
5 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Buildr
6 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.89%) jMock
General
1 10 (18.87%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Python Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (1.89%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Graduate
9 1 (1.89%) Trainee Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) HTML
1 20 (37.74%) CSS
1 20 (37.74%) XML
2 14 (26.42%) Web Services
3 13 (24.53%) SOAP
4 12 (22.64%) .NET
5 11 (20.75%) RESTful
6 10 (18.87%) Spring
7 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
7 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (16.98%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (16.98%) WCF
7 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
8 8 (15.09%) Ajax
9 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
10 6 (11.32%) LAMP
10 6 (11.32%) EJB
11 5 (9.43%) XHTML
12 3 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) GIS
4 1 (1.89%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Scrum
3 19 (35.85%) BDD
4 16 (30.19%) OO
5 12 (22.64%) MVC
6 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.98%) OOD
7 9 (16.98%) OOP
7 9 (16.98%) Pair Programming
7 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
8 8 (15.09%) OO PHP
8 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.32%) Web Development
10 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.77%) Automation Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Compatibility Testing
11 2 (3.77%) System Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.96%) Ruby
4 17 (32.08%) PHP
5 16 (30.19%) C#
6 14 (26.42%) SQL
7 12 (22.64%) CFML
8 11 (20.75%) Python
9 9 (16.98%) C++
9 9 (16.98%) Perl
10 2 (3.77%) PHP5
10 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.77%) Dart
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Zend
2 6 (11.32%) hybris
3 1 (1.89%) ATG
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